United Technologies Corporation Sr Systems Engineer - Project Engineer - OMS in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Requisition ID: 14804

Collins Aerospace is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Created in 2018 by bringing together Rockwell Collins and UTC Aerospace Systems, Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers’ toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we’re helping passengers reach their destination safely. We’re connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we’re providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.

We are currently searching for a Sr Systems Engineer - Project Engineer - OMS to join our team in Cedar Rapids, IA (1000). A comprehensive relocation package is available for qualified candidates. Employing some of the most talented, dedicated people on the planet is not by chance. People from all over the globe choose Collins Aerospace as the place to build a rewarding career, while helping create and deliver communications, integration, and engineering solutions that our global customers demand so that our world keeps moving and stays connected. It’s an exciting time to become a part of our team. Join us and discover how high your career can soar at Collins Aerospace.

Job Summary

Collins Aerospace is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer with a passion for engineering and the desire to lead a team of engineers responsible for designing, developing, and testing industry-leading avionics products. Our team develops the Onboard Maintenance System which is a part of the Collins Aerospace state-of-the-art flight deck solution. As a key member of the OMS team, you will be planning and coordinating work and leading a team of engineers, as well as supporting the development of the Onboard Maintenance System.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing Onboard Maintenance System solutions to internal and external customers.

  • Responsible for the successful execution of one or more projects throughout the development life cycle (planning, development and certification).

  • Plans scope, schedule and cost for new and ongoing projects. Provides estimates and reports work and financial status to leadership.

  • Coordinates and communicates with direct team members, technical project managers, financial analysts and product managers.

  • Understands and follows processes and continuously looks for improvements.

  • Knows the technical aspects of the Onboard Maintenance System and is actively involved in the development aspects. This includes the OMS system software and configuration as well as the development of tools and processes.

  • Understands the certification aspects of the Onboard Maintenance System in order to successfully certify the product.

  • Provides technical direction to engineers.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.

  • Desires to do project management as well as technical work.

  • Enjoys working with people and is a great communicator.

  • Be motivated and a self-starter.

  • Quick learner and able to work with minimal supervision.

  • Must be able to handle multiple projects at once.

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.

At Collins Aerospace, we believe a solid work-life balance creates a healthy lifestyle and inspires creativity and innovation. We value our people and invest in their development, growth and success at our company by providing development opportunities through Collins Aerospace University, networking, mentoring, and tuition reimbursement.

And that's just for starters.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

  • Company-paid winter holiday shutdown for most locations

  • Generous 401(k) plan that matches 62.5 percent of the first 8 percent of eligible compensation you contribute (or 5 percent if you save 8 percent)

  • An Incentive Pay Plan based upon company performance

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • And more

Interested yet? Apply now and embark on your next worthwhile adventure!

Collins Aerospace is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.